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Packaging Adhesives Market Worth $10.11 Billion by 2025

| November 22, 2017

The global packaging adhesives market is expected to reach US$10.11 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc (grandviewresearch.com). The growing usage of packaging adhesives in flexible packaging, paper & board packaging, and rigid packaging is anticipated to strengthen the market growth. Increasing demand for packaged food products and organized retailing has resulted in […]

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A Look at The Global Inflatable Packaging Market

| November 21, 2017

The global inflatable packaging market is highly fragmented with a few dominant players that collectively hold a small share in the market, states Transparency Market Research (TMR; transparencymarketresearch.com) in a new report. Large players are increasingly collaborating with small ones to expand their service capabilities and product portfolio, which is helping to make the business […]

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TricorBraun Buys B.C.-based Flexible Packager Taipak

| November 21, 2017

Taipak Enterprises Ltd., a flexible packaging supplier headquartered in Richmond, B.C., has been acquired by packaging solutions provider TricorBraun (tricorbraun.com) for an undisclosed amount. In a statement, TricorBraun described the purchase as a “true milestone” – the first time in its 100-year history that it has entered the flexible packaging industry. “It’s a move that significantly […]

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New Converters Expo Event to Launch in Charlotte

| November 20, 2017

Since 1997, Converters Expo has brought professionals from across the converting industry to Wisconsin to share the latest technology, products, and ideas. Converters Expo is adding a new show, Converters Expo South, which will debut on February 6, 2018 in Charlotte, NC at the Charlotte Convention Center. “The Carolina-Georgia area is the second largest ‘Converting […]

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Flexible Packaging Keeps Food Fresher Longer and Helps Reduce Food Waste

Flexible Packaging Keeps Food Fresher Longer and Helps Reduce Food Waste

| November 16, 2017

The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA; flexpack.org) announces a new infographic that highlights how flexible packaging is helping to keep food fresher and prevent food waste. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, approximately 40% of food is not consumed. The annual amount of food waste is 36 million tons, which is worth $162 billion. The […]

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Key Insights on the Global Flexible Plastic Packaging Market

| November 15, 2017

The latest market research report by Technavio (technavio.com) on the global flexible plastic packaging market predicts a CAGR of more than 6% during the period 2017-2021. The report segments the global flexible plastic packaging market into two segments based on end-user (food and beverage, healthcare, and others) and geography (EMEA, APAC, and the Americas). It provides a detailed […]

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FTA Announces Forum 2018 Theme, Venue, Chairs

| November 14, 2017

Flexographic Technical Association (FTA; flexography.org), producers of the No. 1 educational symposium for the package printing and converting industry—Forum 2018— announce “Bringing It All Together: Synchronizing Processes, People and Potential” as the official theme of the 2018 event. More than 2,000 professionals from every segment of the supply chain will attend the May 6-9 event, held […]

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Rol-Tec Expands ITR Laser Engraved Print Cylinder Capabilities

Rol-Tec Expands ITR Laser Engraved Print Cylinder Capabilities

| November 3, 2017

Rol-Tec invests in a second precision laser engraving machine to meet growing demand for ITR (In-The-Round) flexo printing sleeves and cylinders. (Green Bay, Wis.) –  Rol-Tec has signed an agreement to purchase its second Kronos precision laser engraving system from SPGPrints of Austria, Germany. Rol-Tec purchased its first laser engraving system from SPGPrints in 2013. The new system will be […]

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Filmquest Airing Manufacturing Marvels® Nationally on Fox Business

| October 30, 2017

Filmquest’s Manufacturing Marvels®, is an award winning 2 minute production narrated by former CBS news anchor, John Criswell. Manufacturing Marvels® will air nationally on Monday, October 30, 2017 between 9:30 – 9:44pm CT during Lou Dobbs Tonight on The Fox Business Network. “We’re proud to participate in Manufacturing Marvels®, with Filmquest being spotlighted as an […]

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AccuPro Technologies, Inc. establishes a new engineering and manufacturing company in Green Bay, WI

| October 26, 2017

AccuPro Technologies, Inc. 425 S. Adams Street Suite 102 Green Bay, WI 54301 Business Description: AccuPro Technologies, Inc. was established in Green Bay, WI in 2017, and formed by a group of veteran engineers with an average of 25 years of experience in the dryer industry. AccuPro designs and manufactures custom drying and curing systems […]

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